There is no longer any excuse for feeling empathetic towards any of the “reopen the economy” protesters. Between the groups showing up with rocket launchers to buy sandwiches and the morons doing pushups to demand that gyms be reopened, these people are nothing more than selfish grandstanders who have no idea what’s happening in the world. Ring of Fire’s Farron Cousins discusses the ridiculous behavior of these people.

Farron Cousins is the executive editor of The Trial Lawyer magazine and a contributing writer at DeSmogBlog.com. He is the co-host / guest host for Ring of Fire Radio. His writings have appeared on Alternet, Truthout, and The Huffington Post. Farron received his bachelor's degree in Political Science from the University of West Florida in 2005 and became a member of American MENSA in 2009. Follow him on Twitter @farronbalanced